AWS Customer Appreciation Day offers a half day schedule of learning opportunities presented by your peers that is designed for IT professionals and decision makers to come together and learn about the latest AWS Cloud technologies and strategies which can help your organisation realise its' vision for a cloud computing approach to IT.

12:30pmRegistration and Solutions Expo
1:30pmWelcome Remarks
Ed Lenta, Country Manager, Australia and New Zealand, Amazon Web Services
1:35pmKeynote: INNOVATION powered by AWS Cloud
Senior Executive, Amazon Web Services
2:20pmCustomer Testimonials
Michael Harte, Group Executive Enterprise Services, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Colin Fairweather, Chief Information Officer, City of Melbourne
Dale Freya, Executive Producer, Halfbrick
2:50pmAfternoon Tea and Solutions Expo
3:20pm Customer Case Study: Movember Changing the Face of Men's Health in the Cloud
David Smith, CTO, Movember Foundation
Anthony Woodward, BSc (CompSci), MACS (Snr) CP, Bulletproof CEO
Customer Case Study: Hooroo - A Qantas Startup
Bruce Fair, Head of Commercial, Hooroo
Stephen Bartlett, Senior Consultant, DiUS Computing
Best Practices for Architecting on AWS
Daniel Hand, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services
4:15pm Customer Case Study: Explore New Paths to become a Cloud Enabled Enterprise
Lane Patterson, CTO, Equinix
Ian Gardiner, CEO, Viocorp
Agile Architecture - Building a "Killer" App on AWS
Joe Ziegler, Technology Evangelist, Amazon Web Services
David Salajan, Founder, HubWorks
Ruby O’Rourke, Founder, HubWorks
Extending your Datacentre with AWS - Using Virtual Private Cloud & VPN to Connect to any AWS Region
Simon Elisha, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services
5:15pm Customer Case Study: Manage for Peak Performance with AWS
Josh Fraser, SVP Business Development, RightScale
Derek Clapham, Engineering Czar & Co-Founder, PhotoMerchant
Customer Case Study: Agile Development with REA Group
Richard Durnall, Head of IT Delivery, REA Group
Next Generation Storage for the Enterprise
Jeff Putt, Business Development Manager, Amazon Web Services
6:00pmCustomer Awards and Customer Cocktail Party in the Solutions Expo
7:00pmEvent Concludes
AWS Customer Appreciation Day

13 November 2012

The Westin, 1 Martin Place, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia


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